red lipstick

How Do I Find My Inner Red Lipstick Chutzpah?

Confession time: I have a weird phobia surrounding bright lipstick. I used to read the online worries of other women who were too fearful to go out in public with…

Claire Hannum | November 17, 2014 - 2:00 pm

Woman Claims She Got Herpes From Trying On Rihanna’s MAC Lipstick

So, you guys, this is basically my worst fear EVER: a woman says she got herpes from using a tester tube of lipstick! Starkeema Greenidge of Harlem attended a Rihanna…

Jessica Wakeman | May 30, 2013 - 12:40 pm

Turkish Airlines Bans Crew From Wearing Red Lipstick, Nail Polish

Turkish Airlines has banned stewardesses from wearing red lipstick and nail polish, claiming bright makeup “impairs visual integrity.” Critics say the restriction is a sign the moderate Islamic country…

Jessica Wakeman | May 7, 2013 - 6:40 pm

Rihanna Debuts RiRi Woo Lipstick For MAC

Red lipstick aficionado Rihanna is jumping in the create-your-own-lipstick game for MAC, debuting a dark red color called RiRi Woo on May 3. Obviously the name is a twist…

Jessica Wakeman | April 10, 2013 - 7:00 pm

Gwen Stefani And Prada Are Cool With Coloring Outside The (Lip) Lines

I’m like a magpie as far as beauty products go — I’m drawn instinctively to anything bright, sparkly, bizarre, or beautiful — but when it comes to what I put…

Rachel Krause | September 27, 2012 - 1:40 pm

Helmut Red Is An Oh-So-Appropriate Tribute To A Legend

Helmut Newton is inarguably one of the most prolific fashion photographers in history. His body of work, which during his life was a mainstay in high-end publications like Vogue Paris

Rachel Krause | July 24, 2012 - 9:40 am

Beauty Talk: How To Rock Red Lips

It wasn’t until recently that I became confident enough to slick a red lipstick across my modest-sized mouth. But I felt instantly glam — and so will you! Here a…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 6, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Virgin Atlantic Launches Its Own Lipstick (Yes, Really)

Any excuse for a new red lipstick is a good excuse, right? The airline Virgin Atlantic has debuted its own lipstick, Upper Class Red, in collaboration with actual makeup purveyors…

Jessica Wakeman | March 27, 2012 - 3:40 pm

Finally, A Red Lipstick For Modest Pouts

Sadly — and please, get your hankies ready because this is a tearjerker — I was born with no upper lip. My bottom lip is modest, but the top lip…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 2, 2011 - 11:40 am

7 Gorgeous Red Lipsticks & The Celebs Who Love Them

First things first: I never wear red lipstick. I have a fatal combination of lips with a tendency to chap and a complete destitution of desire to draw attention to myself, especially…

Rachel Krause | November 30, 2011 - 3:00 pm

The Perfect Red Lip

Unlike the vast majority of fashion enthusiasts, I wouldn’t call myself a Chanel obsessor. Though I covet old photos of Coco with a string of pearls and a cigarette, I…

Rachel Krause | November 11, 2011 - 11:50 am

Christina Aguilera Perfects The Vacant Look

Is this the real Christina Aguilera or a wax statue escapee from Madame Tussaud’s? All the red lipstick in the world can’t make those eyes look less vacant. Seriously, who…

Jessica Wakeman | March 25, 2011 - 2:40 pm

Kelly Brook Smeared In Red Lipstick

Looking like an outtake from Kanye West’s “Monster” video, here’s British model/actress Kelly Brook smeared in red lipstick for Exhibition magazine. (Full NSFW-ish pics, after the jump!) I hope this…

Jessica Wakeman | February 17, 2011 - 2:40 pm

Frisky Q&A: Chrisette Michele Says Red Lipstick Gives Her Freedom

In anticipation of the release of her third LP, Let Freedom Reign (out today, Nov. 30), Island Def Jam recording artist Chrisette Michele let a bunch of bloggers pick her…

Annika Harris | November 30, 2010 - 7:00 pm

My First Time: Red Lipstick

Like many women, my makeup routine is unchanging. I start with foundation, then a touch of blush, followed by a medium smoky eye made by lining my lower lids in…

Leonora Epstein | January 20, 2010 - 6:00 pm

Get Rihanna’s “Military Couture” Red Lips

We weren’t so sure what to think about the “couture military” style Rihanna spoke of while filming the video for her song “Hard.” But now that we’re seeing…

Catherine Strawn | December 18, 2009 - 1:50 pm

Can Redheads Rock Red Lips?

Check out Christina Hendricks and Nicole Kidman, two of Hollywood’s more famous redheads. Now, look at their red, red lips. What do you think; do the red lip shades they…

Nina Carbone | December 4, 2009 - 5:50 pm